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Looking Beyond the Classroom to Award/Earn College Credits

Tracy Lorenz | Posted 10.24.2014 | College
Tracy Lorenz

With the median age of a college student closer to 27 than 19, we need to provide options that enable students to capitalize and benefit from their experience. The advent of Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is a definite step in the right direction.

China's Military: Here We Are!

Christopher Burgess | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics
Christopher Burgess

Do we listen to the DoD or to the PRC government and Senior Colonel Wang XinJun, a researcher at the Academy of Military Sciences in Beijing, who recently stated, "The Chinese government and armed forces have never sanctioned hacking activities"?

China Denies Renewed U.S. Cyberattack Claims

AP | Posted 07.06.2013 | World

BEIJING — China's military on Tuesday denied renewed U.S. accusations that it sponsored cyberattacks and said the two sides should cooperate aga...

Can Prior Learning Assessment Help Solve the Talent Mismatch?

Council for Adult and Experiential Learning | Posted 03.31.2013 | Impact
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning

How can employers fill the jobs they need and how can individuals make sure they have the skills and education necessary to fill those jobs? 2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif

Where Is Your Carrot?

Dr. John Ebersole | Posted 03.26.2013 | Education
Dr. John Ebersole

What motivates any of us to action (or inaction) can depend largely upon how far away the perceived reward may be.

Standing Up to China, the Obama Way

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Doctoroff

As the senior leader of one Chinese state-owned enterprise said to me, "I used to think [Obama] was nice. Then I realized he was intelligent. Now I know he's shrewd, just like Hu Jintao. Your leader is a strategist."

Ballot Intiative Victory Points to Next Possible Casualty for Unions: Project Labor Agreements

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mike Elk

San Diego voted in favor of a ballot initiative that forbids unions from negotiating PLAs on construction projects financed by the county government. Now anti-union contractors are hoping to go nationwide in their attacks against them.